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Neighborhood Matching Fund Workshops

The Neighborhood Matching Fund hosts monthly workshops to inform and educate community groups on developing NMF applications. Information covered includes:

  • new 2010 NMF guidelines and application materials;
  • successful outreach strategies; and
  • tips on coordinating with other City departments and government agencies.

For the most recent flyer of upcoming NMF workshops, please click here.

To RSVP and to advise us of any special requests, contact Danielle Calloway at (206) 233-0093 or

Tree Fund Workshop

The Neighborhood Matching Fund recently held a tree planting workshop for this year's Tree Fund awardees. To view a PowerPoint presentation from the workshop, click here.

NMF Listserv

Join the Neighborhood Matching Fund listserv. This moderated forum is the place to share information about NMF, other funding opportunities, tips, advice and event announcements. To subscribe, follow this link to get started.

NMF 20th Anniversary

In 2008, we celebrated 20 years of the Neighborhood Matching Fund. During this time, we partnered with thousands of groups to strengthen their communities. To learn more about the impact the NMF has had, click here.

2009 Press Releases


Seattle Department of Neighborhoods to host free Neighborhood Matching Fund workshops this fall


Mayor awards $1.3 million for neighborhood projects


Seattle Department of Neighborhoods hosts celebration for community organizations


Parks And Recreation, Vision Greenwood Host Party To Review Greenwood Park Designs


Act now to apply for free trees for your neighborhood and your yard


Seattle Department of Neighborhoods to host Neighborhood Matching Fund Workshops


Queen Anne community invited to discuss Kinnear Park revitalization


Signage Celebrating The Aqua Theatre's Glory Days To Be Unveiled May 2


Small and Simple Projects Fund awards list


Eighteen community groups receive Small and Simple funding awards totaling $212,496 through the Neighborhood Matching Fund program


Eighteen Small and Simple projects to receive $212,496 through the Neighborhood Matching Fund program


Cooperative Effort Improves Traffic in NewHolly


Small Sparks Fund

Small and Simple Projects Fund
February 2, 2015
June 1, 2015
October 5, 2015

Large Projects Fund
May 4, 2015

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